Chapter 2. The City-as-Target, or Perpetuation and Death

  1. Stephen Graham
  1. Ryan Bishop and
  2. Gregory Clancey

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753033.ch3

Cities, War, and Terrorism: Towards an Urban Geopolitics

Cities, War, and Terrorism: Towards an Urban Geopolitics

How to Cite

Bishop, R. and Clancey, G. (2004) The City-as-Target, or Perpetuation and Death, in Cities, War, and Terrorism: Towards an Urban Geopolitics (ed S. Graham), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470753033.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405115742

Online ISBN: 9780470753033

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Keywords:

  • perpetuation;
  • modernist discourse;
  • world war II;
  • holocaust;
  • globalization

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Prologue

  • Introduction

  • Target Practice: Consuming Hiroshima, Hanoi, Phnom Penh …

  • Retargeting the City

  • The Asia-Pacific as Disaster Zone

  • City Ruins (Targets Past and Future)

  • Epilogue